Winnipeg Blue Bombers 49 @ Edmonton Eskimos 51

Game Details

  • Week 3
  • 12th Game of Regular Season (20th Overall)
  • Friday, Jul 21, 2000 10:00 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 27,596
    • Capacity: 60,081
  • Broadcaster:
    • TSN

Game Notes

Albert Johnson (WPG) sets single game record for all-purpose (combined) yards with 474 (153 receiving, 321 on punt, kickoff and missed field goal returns), breaking the record held by Raghib Ismail (TOR) held since July 9, 1992.

1999 and 2000 Edmonton and Winnipeg Matchups
1999Week 6EDM 56 @ WPG 26
Week 13WPG 27 @ EDM 19
2000Week 3WPG 49 @ EDM 51
Week 18EDM 18 @ WPG 30

Eskimos record vs Blue Bombers (Regular Season)

Last decade (1990 to 1999)
  • at Edmonton 6–3–0 (0.667)
  • at Winnipeg 5–4–0 (0.556)
  • Edmonton Total 11–7–0 (0.611)
All-time (through 2000)
  • at Edmonton 46–30–1 (0.604)
  • at Winnipeg 35–42–1 (0.455)
  • Edmonton Total 81–72–2 (0.529)

Streaks as of July 21, 2000 (Regular Season)

Eskimos streak at home vs Blue Bombers
Eskimos streak overall vs Blue Bombers

Boxscore

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter

1. WPG: Field Goal WESTWOOD (32 yards) 5:23
2. EDM: Touchdown MCCORVEY (24 yard pass from CROWLEY) 7:41
  EDM: Convert Kick FLEMING
3. WPG: Field Goal WESTWOOD (33 yards) 11:38
4. EDM: Field Goal FLEMING (43 yards) 13:49

2nd Quarter

5. EDM: Touchdown MCCORVEY (6 yard pass from CROWLEY) 7:35
  EDM: Convert Kick FLEMING
6. WPG: Field Goal WESTWOOD (54 yards) 12:54
7. WPG: Touchdown JONES (3 yards) 14:54
  WPG: Convert Kick WESTWOOD 14:54

3rd Quarter

8. EDM: Field Goal FLEMING (44 yards) 2:15
9. WPG: Touchdown JOHNSON (47 yard pass from JONES) 4:52
  WPG: Convert Kick WESTWOOD
10. WPG: Field Goal WESTWOOD (32 yards) 8:37
11. EDM: Touchdown MCCORVEY (3 yard pass from CROWLEY) 12:02
  EDM: Convert Kick FLEMING

4th Quarter

12. EDM: Touchdown MCCORVEY (3 yard pass from CROWLEY) 0:14
  EDM: Convert Kick FLEMING
13. WPG: Touchdown SIMON (28 yard lateral on a Pass from JONES) 3:09
  WPG: 2-point convert GORDON (5 yard pass from JONES)
14. EDM: Touchdown ASHLEY (22 yard pass from CROWLEY) 5:27
  EDM: Convert Kick FLEMING
15. EDM: Touchdown WALTERS (86 yard pass from FLEMING) 8:38
  EDM: Convert Kick FLEMING
16. WPG: Touchdown JONES (1 yard) 12:01
  WPG: Convert Kick WESTWOOD
17. WPG: Touchdown JOHNSON (122 yard Missed Field Goal return) 13:14
  WPG: Convert Kick WESTWOOD 13:14
18. EDM: Field Goal FLEMING (26 yards) 14:43
19. WPG: Single WESTWOOD (54 yards off a Missed Field Goal) 15:00

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Blue Bombers 6 10 10 23 49
Eskimos 10 7 10 24 51
Statistics
WPGEDM
First Downs2828
Net Rushing4483
Net Passing444467
Net Offence472542
Pass Att/Com27/39
69.2%
28/39
71.8%
Interceptions by10
Fumbles Lost11
Punts/Net Avg.4/44.21/41.0
Penalties/Yards6/6011/112
Time of Possession29:0430:56
Individual
PASSING

WPGJONES: 17/22, 286 YDS, 2 TD, 0 INT; BELL: 10/17, 158 YDS, 0 TD, 0 INT; EDMCROWLEY: 26/37, 369 YDS, 5 TD, 1 INT; FLEMING: 1/1, 86 YDS, 1 TD, 0 INT; MAAS: 1/1, 12 YDS, 0 TD, 0 INT;

RUSHING

WPGJONES: 3/23 YDS, 0 TD; JONES: 12/16 YDS, 2 TD; BELL: 2/5 YDS, 0 TD; EDMMILLS: 8/64 YDS, 0 TD; CROWLEY: 2/19 YDS, 0 TD; DANIELS: 3/5 YDS, 0 TD; WALTERS: 1/-5 YDS, 0 TD;

RECEIVING

WPGJOHNSON: 7/153 YDS, 1 TD; STEGALL: 6/121 YDS, 0 TD; GORDON: 7/86 YDS, 0 TD; SIMON: 3/52 YDS, 1 TD; JONES: 3/29 YDS, 0 TD; YAMAOKA: 1/3 YDS, 0 TD; EDMWALTERS: 6/143 YDS, 1 TD; MCCORVEY: 7/107 YDS, 4 TD; VAUGHN: 6/102 YDS, 0 TD; DANIELS: 3/60 YDS, 0 TD; WILLIAMS: 3/34 YDS, 0 TD; ASHLEY: 3/21 YDS, 1 TD;


Blue Bombers coach: Dave Ritchie, II (L)
Eskimos coach: Don Matthews (W)

Blue Bombers (0-3-0) Next vs Alouettes Jul 29
Eskimos (1-2-0) Next @ Lions Jul 28

Game Extra

Lead Changes (Experimental)
  • Total: 9
  • Times WPG held lead: 2
  • Times tied: 4
  • Times EDM held lead: 4
Lead/Trailed and Time in Lead
WPGEDM
Largest Lead / Deficit+6 / -14+14 / -6
Final-2+2
WPGTiedEDM
Time in Lead09:2809:1041:22
Consecutive Points
WPG3 3 10 10 8 14 1
EDM 7 10 3 14 14 3 

Game Time Weather in Edmonton, AB

July 21st Hourly Weather Summary for Edmonton
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
Edmonton Municipal CR10 8:00 PM Partly Cloudy 23.7°C NNE (270°) at 8 km/h 51% 26 101.43 kPa
Edmonton Municipal CR10 9:00 PM Partly Cloudy 22.2°C NNE (310°) at 10 km/h 56% 25 101.40 kPa
Edmonton Municipal CR10 10:00 PM Partly Cloudy 21.3°C NNE (280°) at 8 km/h 61% 101.40 kPa
Edmonton Municipal CR10 11:00 PM Partly Cloudy 20.3°C NNE (290°) at 8 km/h 68% 101.38 kPa

Conditions at Edmonton Municipal CR10 (3.94 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Data from Dark Sky. Contains supplemental data (Conditions, Wind direction, Wind speed, Pressure, Cloud cover) from Dark Sky estimated conditions.

League Records Set and Approached in WPG @ EDM
Including known plays over 55 yards

Regular Season
CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR
Longest Pass – Play -- -- 86 yards Sean Fleming
to Rick Walters (TD)
Longest Reception – Play -- -- 86 yards Rick Walters
from Sean Fleming (TD)

Sources

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)